Director Sustainable Development

Griffith City Council Full Time Permanent 7/06/2022

Planning for our people, our place and our future

Griffith is one of the most vibrant regional economies in Australia with a large export sector and mature and developing enterprises in value-added food & wine production, retail, residential and industrial development, tourism and agriculture. The city boasts a cosmopolitan lifestyle that has a young & diverse multi-cultural population with authentic cafes and the region’s renowned wine producers. Griffith City Council is proactive and energetic and passionate about creating ongoing opportunities for our growing population.

The Director Sustainable Development is a key part of the Senior Management Team and is highly valued for their considered and supportive development advice and direction. You will significantly influence the shape, culture and prosperity of the region by your innovative and energetic approach to change and growth management in the areas of planning, development assessment and environmental management.

To succeed in this role, you will be a strong people leader, have high level relationship skills, excel at strategic planning and understand the balance between providing quality customer service while also enforcing obligations. You will play a significant role in the development of long-term strategy and policy and help shape the lifestyle enjoyed by our community into the future.

A five (5) year performance based contract is available along with an attractive remuneration package based on your skills, experience and achievement.

Please visit our website to obtain a detailed Information Package about the role and the Application Form. Once you have read these please contact Stephen Blackadder on 0412 255 149 for a confidential discussion regarding the position.

Applications close 9am Monday, 4 July 2022.

Only those with the right to work in Australia need apply.